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Mali G72 Now Supported By Open-Source Panfrost Gallium3D Driver

1 hodina 1 min zpět
The open-source Panfrost graphics driver, which is now backed/supported by Arm after starting as a reverse-engineering effort, has picked up support for the Mali G72 GPU...

Initial Fedora 32 vs. Fedora 33 Beta Benchmarks Point To Slightly Higher Performance

3 hodiny 15 min zpět
In addition to Fedora Workstation 33 switching to Btrfs, there are a number of key components updated in Fedora 33 as well as finally enabling link-time optimizations (LTO) for package builds that make this next Fedora Linux installment quite interesting from a performance perspective. Here are some initial benchmarks of Fedora Workstation 32 against the Fedora Workstation 33 Beta on an Intel Core i9 10900K system.

Fedora 33 Beta Released With Big Changes From LTO To Btrfs

4 hodiny 35 min zpět
The beta of Fedora 33 is available this morning ahead of the official release expected at the end of October for this Red Hat sponsored Linux distribution...

Intel's oneAPI Is Coming To AMD Radeon GPUs

5 hodin 15 min zpět
While yesterday brought the release of Intel's oneAPI 1.0 specification, the interesting news today is that oneAPI support is coming to AMD Radeon graphics cards...

NetBSD Has Some Wayland Support But X11 Is Far More Mature

6 hodin 28 min zpět
Following the news yesterday of NetBSD changing its default X11 window manager after two decades with TWM to now using CTWM by default, some wondered why they don't jump on the Wayland bandwagon...

MoltenVK 1.1 Update Brings Big Improvements For Vulkan On macOS

7 hodin 34 min zpět
MoltenVK 1.1 is out as a big update for this graphics translation layer for getting the Vulkan API running on macOS and iOS devices by translating calls to Apple's Metal API...

Mesa 20.2 Released With RADV ACO By Default, Initial RDNA2 Graphics Support

7 hodin 50 min zpět
Mesa 20.2 has managed to release just before the end of the the quarter. This Mesa Q3'2020 graphics driver update is coming out about one month behind schedule but the wait is worthwhile given many open-source OpenGL and Vulkan driver updates...

Mir 2.1 Released With Some New Protocol Support, Many Fixes

11 hodin 13 min zpět
Mir 2.1 has been released as Canonical's project around offering a set of libraries for constructing Wayland shells particularly with Snap confinement support and other Ubuntu-focused features...

Developers Try Again To Upstream Motorola 68000 Series Support In LLVM

14 hodin 13 min zpět
Hobbyist developers are trying once again to get a Motorola 68000 back-end merged into the upstream LLVM compiler. Yes, the M68k processors that are some 30+ years old...

Red Hat's Stratis 2.2 Linux Storage Solution Released

17 hodin 46 min zpět
A new version of Stratis is ready to go as Red Hat's open-source storage solution built atop LVM and XFS for offering easy and modern local storage management on Linux systems that aim to rival the likes of Btrfs and ZFS but without having to rely on a new file-system...

WayVNC 0.3 Released - The Wayland VNC Server Now Supports Copy & Paste

19 hodin 42 min zpět
WayVNC 0.3 released today as the Wayland VNC server built atop the WLROOTS library...

Micron Looks To Upstream Their Media Pool "Mpool" Object Storage To The Linux Kernel

28. Září 2020 - 19:40
Micron's Mpool is at the heart of their HSE Open-Source Storage Engine in providing an object storage media pool built atop block storage devices. Micron engineers are now looking at possibly having Mpool upstreamed into the mainline Linux kernel...

Intel oneAPI 1.0 Officially Released

28. Září 2020 - 18:00
After announcing oneAPI at the end of 2018 and then going into beta last year, oneAPI 1.0 is now official for this open-source, standards-based unified programming model designed to support Intel's range of hardware from CPUs to GPUs to other accelerators like FPGAs. Intel's oneAPI initiative has been one of several exciting software efforts led by the company in recent years while continuing to serve as one of the world's largest contributors to open-source software.

Wine-Staging 5.18 Adds sRGB Color Profile, Another Fix For Microsoft Flight Simulator

28. Září 2020 - 15:00
Building off Friday's release of Wine 5.18 is now an updated Wine-Staging that adds just over 600 patches atop the upstream code-base for delivering experimental/testing features...

AMDVLK 2020.Q3.6 Vulkan Driver Brings Several Fixes

28. Září 2020 - 13:40
AMD driver developers today released AMDVLK 2020.Q3.6 as their latest open-source snapshot of their official Vulkan graphics driver...

LVFS/Fwupd Serve More Than 20 Million Firmware Downloads For Upgrades On Linux

28. Září 2020 - 12:45
It was just earlier this summer that the Linux Vendor Firmware Service (LVFS) crossed 17 million firmware downloads while today the Linux hardware community is celebrating that already surpassing 20 million downloads!..

NetBSD Changes Its Default X11 Window Manager After Two Decades

28. Září 2020 - 12:00
It's 2020 and NetBSD has changed its default X11 window manager after more than two decades with TWM...

OpenSSH 8.4 Brings Better Support For FIDO/2FA Keys

28. Září 2020 - 11:41
Version 8.4 of OpenSSH has been released and among its wide assortment of changes is a lot of continued work on FIDO/2FA key handling...

Vulkan 1.2.155 Released With EXT_shader_image_atomic_int64

28. Září 2020 - 11:27
Vulkan 1.2.155 is out this morning as a small weekly update over last week's spec revision that brought the Vulkan Portability Extension 1.0 for easing software-based Vulkan implementations running atop other graphics APIs...

Broadcom Has 200G Ethernet Link Speed Support Coming To Its Driver For Linux 5.10

28. Září 2020 - 8:34
Broadcom engineers have prepared their Linux network driver infrastructure for supporting 200G link speeds...